Untitled, L.A. // Daily Short Pick

Untitled, L.A.

In this relatable relationship drama, a recent art school graduate tests her own boundaries, as well as those of her older, more successful girlfriend. Visually lush, with smart, punchy dialogue, this film examines a relationship on the brink of changing forever.

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III || Daily Short Picks

III

‘III’ is an atmospheric short film and landscape art, expressing story without a linear narrative. Providing a brief character study of a bereaved father, we gradually unite both the visual and dialogue components together to compose the narrative of the film.

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The Allure || Daily Short Picks

The Allure

This short film is a simple tale of love and loss, set against the backdrop of a road trip through rural Portugal. Without the need for dialogue, it conveys the mystical allure of falling in and out of love through a series of fleeting, humanist, moments. Like our protagonist, we[…]

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Fine Dining || Daily Short Picks

Fine Dining

A tired old vampire is determined to abandon the path of effortless consumption and give in to his long-abandoned animal instinct. Director’s Statement Fine Dining is the result of a screenwriting challenge in which the filmmaker was asked to replace the main characters in their favorite dialogue-driven scene with folklore[…]

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Triplet || Daily Short Picks

Triplet

A stylized, dialogue-driven piece highlighting the strife of an artist. We watch a young dancer face her fears and self-doubt in an audition, facing the judgement of a mentor she no longer respects but must submit to.

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The Woods | Daily Short Picks

The Woods

The Woods is a dialogue-free horror short that follows a lone woman in a desolate snowscape on a quest to take care of an ailing relative. Shot in -30 degree weather using only natural light and no digital trickery, this George Romero meets The Revenant narrative shows the lengths we[…]

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Wake Up | Films de chez nous

Wake Up

Life: it’s all in your head. A debt collector (Michael Mando) has a nervous breakdown at work on the anniversary of his wife’s suicide (Amber Goldfarb). He is pulled between reality and a hallucinative journey into his subconscious as he desperately searches for a way to break free from his[…]

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Daily Short Picks | Lines

Lines

A girl and a full sized replica of Humphrey Bogart reenacting a scene or fiction come to life? An interesting dialogue ensues. instagram.com/mehdinowroozi mehdinowroozi.com

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Strawberries

Strawberries is a short scene study about a young girl with unique powers and her caretaker, an enigmatic man with an unknown agenda. Set in a not too distant future, the film was designed not as a complete narrative, but rather as a glimpse into a larger story and world.[…]

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